\t͡ʃˈɛk], \tʃˈɛk], \tʃ_ˈɛ_k]\
Definitions of CHECK
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By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By Oddity Software
By Noah Webster.
By James Champlin Fernald
Stop; restraint; he or that which checks; reproof or reprimand; a mark put against names in going over a list; something corresponding to compare with; an order for money, now usually written cheque; a token serving for identification; a checkered cloth; a term in chess, when one party obliges the other either to move his king or guard it; a term used when a hawk forsakes her proper game to follow rooks, &c. that cross her in her flight. Check, or check-roll, a roll or book containing the names of persons who are the attendants and in the pay of a sovereign or great personage. Clerk of the check, a person in the royal household who has the control of the yeomen of the guard; an officer who keeps account of the men in a naval dockyard.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
n. [French] A restraint, physical or moral; a stop; a hindrance;â€”a mark put against items, &c., in going over a list;â€”a token to identify a thing or person;â€”an order for money at a bank;â€”any counter-register used as security;â€”a checkered cloth, as plaids, &c.;â€”in chess-playing a movement requiring the adversary to move or guard his king.